Govplace Soars to #147 in VAR500 List. Reston-based Solution Provider Enjoys CAGR in Excess of 44%

Reston, VA, June 28, 2011 – Govplace, a leading IT solution provider with an exclusive focus on the public sector, today announced it has been recognized by Everything Channel as a part of CRN’s 2011 VAR500 list, which ranks the top technology integrators in North America. Govplace has appeared on the list for eight consecutive years and was ranked # 147 in the 17th annual ranking, up 98 spots from #245 in 2010. Govplace was also ranked #23 in the Top 100 DHS contractors by Government Security News (GSN) earlier this year.
The VAR500 is a list of the largest value-added resellers, solution providers and integrators in North America by revenue size. Revenue size is determined by the amount of annual products and services sold over the course of 2010. VAR500 rankings consider earnings from hardware sales, software sales and managed IT services. Govplace has logged a compound annual growth rate of more than 44% over the past four years and was ranked #31 in the Top 100 Fast Growth Companies list by CRN in 2010.
The company’s tremendous growth is due to the ability to provide products and services that enable their government customers to more efficiently perform mission critical functions, according to co-founder and CEO Adam Robinson. “We are proud to produce custom solutions that transform our customers’ IT environment with an emphasis on innovation, cost savings and future proofing through offerings in mobility, agile software development and cloud computing, just to name a few.”
“The VAR500 represents the top performing solution providers in the IT community,” said Kelley Damore, VP, Editorial Director, Everything Channel. “Vendors of all sizes rely heavily on the VAR500 list to find those solution providers best suited to sell their products. VAR500 honorees are considered trusted business advisors, integration experts, and invaluable partners. Even more importantly, they solve customers’ biggest IT business problems through product integration, training, consulting and services.”